- Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Cyndi Kay collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Cyndi Kay's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Cyndi Kay's visitors use its website. From time to time, Cyndi Kay may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Cyndi Kay also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on blog posts. Cyndi Kay only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
- Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Cyndi Kay's websites choose to interact with Cyndi Kay in ways that require Cyndi Kay to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Cyndi Kay gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at to provide a username and email address. Should members desire to engage with others through the forum, Cyndi Kay is not responsible for the behavior of individuals. Membership is not required and therefore, visitors make that decision based on their desire to interact with others.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
- Links To External Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites, products or services.
- Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Cyndi Kay discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Cyndi Kay's behalf or to provide services available at Cyndi Kay's website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Cyndi Kay's website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Cyndi Kay will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Cyndi Kay discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Cyndi Kay believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Cyndi Kay, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of and have supplied your email address, Cyndi Kay may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Cyndi Kay and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Cyndi Kay takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
- Aggregated Statistics
Cyndi Kay may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Cyndi Kay may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Cyndi Kay does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Cyndi Kay uses "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Cyndi Kay – by purchasing Cyndi Kay's services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Cyndi Kay collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Cyndi Kay. Cyndi Kay does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.